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Summertime – GoPro Style!

GoPro is a Proud Sponsor of Teva Mountain Games, Outside in Aspen, Summer Gravity Camps and Camp Woodward

Half Moon Bay, Ca. (June 3, 2011) – Summer is here and it is time for some outdoor fun. From action sports camps to outdoor sports festivals – here are a few places that GoPro will be this summer.

GoPro is stoked to be an official sponsor of the Teva Mountain Games, the country’s largest celebration of adventure sports, music and mountain lifestyle in Vail, CO June 2-5, 2011. The event will be composed of professional and amateur outdoor adventure athletes from the Vail Valley and around the world and will connect on the mountains and rivers of Vail to compete in eight sports and 23 disciplines including: x-country, freeride, slopestyle and road cycling, freestyle, 8-Ball, sprint and extreme kayaking, raft cross, World Cup Bouldering, stand up paddle sprint and surf cross, as well as trail, mud and road running, dog comps and the GNC Ultimate Mountain Challenge.

GoPro will also be partnering with Outside in Aspen, happening June 10-12, 2011. Elite athletes and Outside personalities will be joining enthusiasts for adrenaline-filled activities and epic parties. Activities include rafting, kayaking, climbing, standup paddle boarding, mountain biking, road biking, rock climbing, hiking and fly fishing.

Attention Campers!

GoPro is stoked to be the official camera used in the 2011 Summer Gravity Camps held in Whistler. People from all over the world who want to ride in the world-famous Whistler Mountain Bike Park and be coached by the best athletes in the industry, including GoPro professional rider and SGC Director, Andrew Sandro, have the opportunity to ride with past and present World Cup and National Downhill champions, Slopestyle winners and featured athletes. Campers will work on improving their riding technique, learning new skills, and meeting great people from all around the world that share the same passion for riding during the best week-long experience imaginable.

GoPro is also heading to Camp Woodward. GoPro cameras will be available for campers in the Video Labs at each camp to use to capture the action from the amazing action sports facilities that the Woodward camps have to offer. Stay tuned for some exciting contests and videos

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Mark Burnett, five-time Emmy award winner and avid GoPro customer, said in a previous statement, "We have used GoPro cameras in some of our biggest productions, like Survivor and The Bible. GoPro has allowed us to capture and share fascinating new perspectives that previously weren’t possible or were too costly, which in the end makes for better story telling. We are always excited to see what GoPro is working on next."

"In a world of smartphones and increasingly small cameras, GoPro is still the film fans device of choice and the rugged gadget that will launch the careers of many future directors. If in doubt, check out the home made rocket that took a GoPro to space or the shark footage, both on YouTube." - T3 Award for the GoPro HERO3

EY named Nick Woodman as the 2013 Entrepreneur of the Year in Retail and Consumer Products Category

"Despite a lot of newcomers in the field, GoPro is still the leader in adventure cameras. The new Hero3 Black manages to pack an f/2.8 wide-angle lens, a 12-megapixel sensor, and the power to shoot 30 still frames per second into a camera body that’s smaller than a bar of soap" – Outside Magazine "Gear of the Year" 2013

"Smaller, lighter, sharper, better … It’s the runaway POV cam of the year." National Geographic "Gear of the Year" 2013

GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition wins Men's Journal Gear of the Year 2014

The GoPro HERO3+ is the "Best of the Best…’Top Gear’ Of The Year" - GearJunkie Gear of the Year 2013

"GoPro Cameras Can Make You A Better Bass Angler" - Field & Stream

"Top 10 YouTube Brand Videos" - AdWeek


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